Festivals in Ireland

Members festivals in Ireland

12 Points

Based in Dublin, with partners right across Europe, 12 Points showcases young, creative and ambitious artists in jazz and related music from all points on the continent. Our mission is to assist and promote these emerging artists, bringing their music to new audiences. 12 Points Festival alternates between Dublin and other... read more

non members festivals in Ireland

Guinness Cork Jazz Festival

Guinness Cork Jazz Festival The Guinness Jazz Festival is Ireland's biggest jazz event and attracts musicians and music fans alike to the city each year. The event has been held annually since 1978. The Cork Jazz Festival in association with Guinness features hundreds of musicians from all over the world playing... read more

Bray Jazz Festival

  The festival enjoys a reputation for showcasing contemporary musical improvisers from both at home and abroad. We are pleased of our billing as "one of the very best small jazz festivals in Europe" (courtesy of All About Jazz), and intent to live up to it again. Thanks, as ever to the concert goers who come out and... read more

Ballydehob Jazz Festival

  Ballydehob Jazz Festival   BOUTIQUE FESTIVAL IN BACK OF BEYOND DESTINED TO TAKE JAZZ AUDIENCE TO A NEW LEVEL   As whimsical wisdom dictates, a rock musician plays three chords in front of 3,000 while a jazz musician plays 3,000 chords in front of three, however Ballydehob Jazz Festival is set to... read more

Galway Jazz Festival

Jazz Festival in Galway. Edition 2017: October 5 - 8.

Cloughtober Fest

We started out in 2011 with Ireland's first ever festival of gypsy jazz, We have great line-up of concerts and workshops for you, plus beer tents, barbeques and of course lots and lots of gypsy jams!  

Sligo Jazz Project

SLIGO JAZZ PROJECT 2015 SUMMER SCHOOL AND FESTIVAL is a multi-day event featuring workshops, masterclasses and jam sessions featuring some of the world’s finest jazz educators and musicians. Sligo Jazz Project's annual summer school and festival has now grown into one of Europe's premier events in jazz education and performance.

Doonbeg International Jazz Festival

The Doonbeg International Jazz Festival constantly features excellent bands from the USA and all over Ireland and a full programme of performances throughout the weekend so there will be something for everyone to enjoy.